Name: Aubrey Graham
Birth place: Toronto,Ontario
Birth date: Octomber 24, 1986
Parents: Dennis Graham and Sandi Graham
Brothers/sisters: no brothers or sisters
Wife/husband: not married yet
Children: no children
Studies: High School-Forest Hill Public School, University-Forest Hill Collegiate Institute
Biography and Career:
Aubrey Graham also known as Drake was born on October 24, 1986 in Toronto, Ontaria Canada.
He is the son of Dennis Graham who worked as a drummer for Jerry Lee Lewis. His parents divorced when he was 5 and moved with his mother in Forest Hill. He went at elementary school at Forest Hukk Public School and then to Forest Hill Collegiate Institute but he didn't graduate because he st
arted his acting career. He spent his summers in Memphis, Tennessee with his father.
In 2001 he got his best well-known role in "Degrassi: The Next Generation" as Jimmy Brooks. He was playing a basketball player who is shot by his classmate since 2009 when the show brought a new generation of actors.
In February 2006 he released his demut album "Room for Improvement" a mix album. It was released just on his website and his MySpace page. The album was a real success and in 2007 he released another mix album "Comeback Season" and he made a music video for the song "Replacement Girl" featuring Trey Songz which premiered on BET on April 30, 2007. A popular song from the album is a cover of "Man of the Year" from Flo-Rida.
In 2008 he got his first movie role in "Charlie Bartlett". In the same year he released another mix album "So Far Gone" which was released for free on his blog. The album was downloaded in the first 2 hours by over 2.000 people. Two song from the album "Best I Ever Had" and "Successful" were selected for his debut EP featuring 5 songs by MTV named "The Hottest Mixtape of 2009 (So Far)".
Since this album he worked with a lot of famous singers Jay-Z, Kanye West, Youh Jeezy, Mary J. Blige and Jamie Foxx.
After that he signed with a record laber for an album. However in June 2009 on iTunes it was released an album called "The Girls Love Drake" against the record label and Drake.
His songs "Best I Ever Had" and "Every Girl" debuted on Billboard Hot 100 at #3 and #10. He bacame the second artist who had two songs on Billboard Hot 100 in the same week.
On June 29, 2009 he confirmed that he signed with Young Money Records. He is gonna release his debut album "Thank Me Later" in early 2010. He confirmed that he worked with Kanye West, Jay-Z, Danny and Lil Wayne for the album. He also toured with Kanye West.
Why we like Aubrey Graham?
He has made an impresion on all of the actors he has been working with; most of them say that he is funny, atractive and humble. In the TV Series "Degrassi: The Next Generation", where the play the role of Jimmy Brooks, people often refer to him as the leader on set.
Why is Aubrey Graham famous?
He is faimous for his role as Jimmy Brooks from "Degrassi: The Next Generation" but he has an intresting career in music as well; in 2008 his mix album "So Far Gone" which was released on his blog was downloaded by 2000 fans in the first 2 hours. In his last album he confirm that he worked with a lot of famous singers like Jay-Z, Kanye, Danny and Lil Wayne.
- 6' 3½' (192 cm) height, brown - dark eyes and black hair.
Being born on Oct 24, Aubrey is a Scorpio and he has an athletic body.
Aubrey Graham dated Andrea Lewis and amongst other amorous encounters was Melissa McIntyre.
1. "Degrassi: The Next Generation".... Jimmy Brooks (138 episodes, 2001-2009)
2. "Being Erica".... Ken (1 episode, 2009)
3. "Sophie" .... Ken (1 episode, 2009)
4. "The Border".... PFC Gordon Harvey (1 episode, 2008)
5. Mookie's Law (2008).... Chet Walters
6. Degrassi Spring Break Movie (2008) (TV).... Jimmy Brooks
7. Charlie Bartlett (2007).... A/V Jones
8. "Best Friend's Date".... Dater (1 episode, 2005)
9. Conviction (2002) (TV) .... Teen fish
10. "Soul Food".... Fredrick (1 episode, 2002)
11. "Blue Murder".... Joey Tamarin (1 episode, 2001)
1. 2009 American Music Awards (2009) (TV) (as Drake) .... Himself - Presenter
2. "Access Granted" .... Drake (1 episode, 2009)
3. "Beyond the Break".... Himself (1 episode, 2009)
4. "Instant Star".... Himself (1 episode, 2006)
5. "Degrassi Unscripted" (2004) TV mini-series.... Himself
3. Archive Footage:
1. "Degrassi's 40 Most Go There-est Moments" (2006).... Himself/Jimmy Brooks
1.Room for Improvement (2006)
2. Comeback Season (2007)
3. So Far Gone (2008)
4. The Girls Love Drake (2009)
5. Thank me Later (2010)
1. Replacement Girl (2007)
2. Man of the year (2007)
3. Best I ever had (2008)
4. Successful (2008)
5. Every Girl (2009)
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